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New Dawn Fades: Joy Division

Thirty one years ago yesterday Ian Curtis, the lead singer of Joy Division, took his own life. He was twenty three years old at the time. As I was two years old, I can’t claim to have been aware of this … Continue reading

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John Cooper-Clarke & The Sopranos

The logical following on, writing the day after publishing a blog on the magic of Nick Cave’s Grinderman project, would- I think- be to write about Cave’s “day job” with the Bad Seeds. Well, you would think so, wouldn’t you? … Continue reading

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Kings of the Wild Frontier: Adam and the Ants

As I mentioned in the opening post of this blog, as its title alludes to, I am a rather large fan of the man known born as Stuart Leslie Goddard in 1954, known to the wider world as Adam Ant. His … Continue reading

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